Miranda Dickinson has always had a head full of stories. From an early age she dreamed of writing a book that would make the heady heights of Kingswinford Library and today she is a bestselling author. She began to write in earnest when a friend gave her The World's Slowest PC, and has subsequently written the bestselling novels Fairytale of New York, Welcome to My World, It Started With a Kiss, When I Fall in Love, Take A Look At Me Now, I'll Take New York and A Parcel for Anna Browne. Miranda lives with her husband Bob and daughter Flo in Dudley.
Writer's Block. 2 small words that can strike fear in to the most accomplished authors. So what do you do when you feel like you've hit a wall? We asked Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson for her top tips on beating the Block.
It's the moment every author dreams of - holding a physicial copy of their book. So we sent Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson to the printers so she could watch her seventh novel A Parcel for Anna Browne as it was printed hot off the press! Blogger at ...
Spend a fabulous night in with bestselling authors Miranda Dickinson, Rebecca Chance and Karen Swan.
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Miranda Dickinson's new novel Searching for a Silver Lining is a funny, warm and life-affirming story of lost friends, forgotten secrets and second chances. We've got an exclusive extract for you to read right now.
@CookseySue I haven't been asked to sign any there, sorry! xx
by @wurdsmyth - 3 hours ago
@Bag9Y Hi lovely, Tesco (with a free short story), ASDA in their Tickled Pink promotion, WHSmith xxx
What's better than a pirate? ROCK PIRATE FLO, that's what! 😍
by @wurdsmyth - 8 hours ago
RT @panmacmillan: '10 things being a writer has taught me', by Miranda Dickinson (@wurdsmyth)
Via @FemaleFirst_UK: https://t.co/9jjltcbIAD…
by @wurdsmyth - 9 hours ago
@samsonite11111 @WHSmith Unfortunately not, lovely, but some of the books I signed in Newcastle and Leeds are being sent there xx
by @wurdsmyth - 10 hours ago
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - yesterday
Hi lovelies! Here's the next exclusive post on my #SearchingforaSilverLining blog tour, hosted this time by Leah from Girl vs Books: I reveal the challenges of writing Mattie and Reenie’s story - and why I rewrote 70% of the book in the first edit! Enjoy! xxx
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 2 days ago
IT'S P-DAY, lovelies! #SearchingforaSilverLining is out in shops today and I can't wait for you to read it! On DAY FOUR of my blog tour I share my hopes and dreams for the book on Dot Scribbles' blog. Enjoy! xxx💖🌈🌟
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 3 days ago
Hello lovelies! It's DAY THREE of my #SearchingforaSilverLining Blog Tour! Today on Daniel Riding's blog I reveal the song I've written at the heart of the book - and how you can hear it 😍🌈🌟 Enjoy! xx
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 4 days ago
Hi lovelies! Here's my next exclusive post for DAY TWO of my #SearchingforaSilverLining Blog Tour: today I'm on Rachel's Random Reads blog talking about BIG, CRAZY WRITING AMBITIONS... Enjoy! ☺🌈🌟 http://rachelsrandomreads.blogspot.co.uk/2016/10/guest-post-do-you-have-any-writing.html
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 5 days ago
Lovelies! My #SearchingforaSilverLining blog tour starts today! I wanted it to be interesting, exclusive posts that you can't read anywhere else, rather than just a list of reviews, so every day you can discover something new about my book. Today, on BookreviewsbyRea, I reveal what inspired the story. Enjoy! xx http://reabookreview.blogspot.co.uk/2016/10/searching-for-silver-lining-blog-tour.html
Strange times and Silver Linings - 10 days ago
Next Thursday, my eighth novel, SEARCHING FOR A SILVER LINING is published. It’s the book I am most proud of, not least because I worked so hard to make it a truly memorable book. It is also personally special to … Continue reading →
HERE IT IS! The cover for Searching for a Silver Lining! - 2 months ago
I have been impatiently waiting to share the cover of my new book, Searching for a Silver Lining, with you… And finally, I can reveal it! Drumroll, please… Ta-daaah! I adore it – and I hope you do, too. All the silver … Continue reading →
HERE IT IS! My Big Sparkly Book News! - 5 months ago
I have been waiting to share this with you for so long – and now the time has finally come! ….DRUMROLL PLEASE… My eighth novel will be called SEARCHING FOR A SILVER LINING and will be published by PanMacmillan on 20th October 2016! … Continue reading →
Reality check… - 6 months ago
Do you mind if I get a bit emotional for a minute? This is just a short post but something happened to me today that I wanted to write down. To remind me that it happens. As you know, I’m … Continue reading →
YOUR chance to appear in Book 8! - 8 months ago
Right now, I’m editing what will be my eighth novel and I’m making some substantial changes to the first draft I submitted at the end of last year. So, I thought it was about time we had some fun with … Continue reading →
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